Ministry of Agriculture

Forage, Pasture & Hay
Government and Industry Contacts


Provincial Governments

Provincial Agricultural Land Commission 
Regulations for land inside ALR.

BC Assessment Authority
Requirement for maintaining agricultural classification or changing the land classification of a parcel.

BC Agriculture

Agri-Food Knowledge Platform  Your Source of Agricultural Information on the web.
Office Location Listing 
Pest Management and Weed Control
Plant Diagnostic Lab
Trade Negotiations and Agreements

BC Ministry of Forests and Range  Range management is governed by the Forest and Range Practices act.

BC Ministry of Environment The environment is protected through the Waste Management Act.

Land and Water BC has been reorganized: Land applications are available through Ministry of Agriculture & Land  Home and water licenses are available through the Ministry of Environment.

Alberta Agriculture, Food and Rural Development 

Saskatchewan Agriculture, Food and Rural Revitalization 

Manitoba Agriculture, Food and Rural Initiatives

Federal Governments

Canadian Food Inspection agency (CFIA)

Agriculture and Agr-Food Canada (AAFC)

Environment Canada

Associations & Boards

BC 4-H Council website

BC Agriculture Council website

BC Agriculture in the Classroom website

BC Agriculture Labour Market & Skills Development Initiative

BC Cattlemen's Association website

BC Forage Council website

BC Grain Producers Association website

Farm and Ranch Safety and Health Association (FARSHA) website

Pacific Field Corn Association website

Peace River Forage Association of BC website

Society for Range Management Members website

Research Organizations

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Investment Agriculture Foundation of BC

Pacific Agriculture Research Centre (PARC) (Agassiz, BC)  website

Lethbridge Agriculture Research Centre (Kamloops, BC)  

Lacombe Agriculture Research Centre (Beaverlodge, Alta) website

Simon Fraser University - Applied Science website

The University of British Columbia - Faculty of Land and Food Systems